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Sudan to Chair UN Food Agency Despite Blocking Rations to Peacekeepers

On Wednesday, U.N. spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric announced that the Sudanese government had seized 190 cargo containers containing food rations and operational supplies for peacekeepers in Darfur. Despite this announcement, on Thursday, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) announced that Amira Gornass, Sudan’s Ambassador to U.N.-based agencies in Rome, will serve as the next Chairperson to the FAO’s influential Committee on Food Security.   Read More »

Darfur Women Action Group To Host Upcoming Symposium on Women & Genocide in Darfur

Darfur Women Action Group

On Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18, 2015, Darfur Women Action Group will host the 4th Annual National Symposium on Women & Genocide in the 21st Century: The Case of Darfur.  Read More »

Map Highlights Environmental and Natural Resource Crimes in Africa

A new map in a Bloomberg BNA International Environment Reporter article by Wachira Kigotho shows the different types of environmental and natural resource crimes in different parts of Africa that are contributing to migration flows from the continent.   Read More »

STAND launches #EasyAsAPB Campaign

STAND

STAND, a student-led movement that aims to end mass atrocities, has recently launched the #EasyAsAPB campaign in support of the Atrocities Prevention Board (APB).  Read More »

California Passes Ban on Ivory Sales

In a positive development, the AB 96 bill passed in the California state legislature and thereafter was signed into action by Governor Jerry Brown on Sunday, October 4, 2015, closing loopholes in illicit ivory sales. The Enough Project joins the Wildlife Conservation Society and the 96 Elephants campaign in praising Governor Jerry Brown for signing the legislation and making a significant contribution to combating the illicit ivory trade.  Read More »

EU & Troika Statements on Kiir's Announcement on Creation of 28 South Sudan States

On October 6, the European Union Delegation to South Sudan and the Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom, and the United States) issued statements on President Salva Kiir's very concerning announcement that he plans to create 28 states out of the existing 10.   Read More »

LRA Abductions Increase Over Past 3 Months

The Resolve LRA Crisis Initiative and Invisible Children have released an updated LRA Crisis Tracker report, The State of the LRA [September 2015 Update]. The report details a significant increase in LRA abductions in 2015, totaling 417 Congolese civilians from January through August.  Read More »

SEC & Amnesty Petition for Review of Recent Conflict Minerals Rule Decision

In a promising development, on Friday, October 2 the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Amnesty International both filed petitions for a review of the most recent court decision on the SEC’s Conflict Minerals Rule.  Read More »

Kony in Congress: Enough, Friends of Minzoto, Resolve LRA Crisis Initiative Testify on the LRA

(L to R) Francisca Mbikabele Thelin, Sasha Lezhnev, and Paul Ronan testifying

In a moving day on Capitol Hill, a prominent Congolese activist and two LRA experts testified in Congress about the need for continued U.S. support to help end the horrific atrocities of the Lord's Resistance Army in central Africa.  Read More »

This World Teachers’ Day: Support Darfuri Refugee Educators

Today is World Teachers’ Day- The day we honor those who encouraged us to be better individuals, community members, and global citizens by showing us how to explore the world around us. This blogs highlights the work of i-ACT to support Darfuri refugee students and teachers through their Little Ripples preschool program in eastern Chad.  Read More »

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